Authorized to heal : gender, class, and the transformation of medicine in Appalachia, 1880-1930 / Sandra Lee Barney.

In this text, the author examines the transformation of medical care in Central Appalachia during the Progressive Era and analyzes the influence of women volunteers in promoting the acceptance of professional medicine in the region.

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Main Author: Barney, Sandra.
Format: Electronic
Language:English
Published: Chapel Hill : University of North Carolina Press, ©2000.
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Summary:In this text, the author examines the transformation of medical care in Central Appalachia during the Progressive Era and analyzes the influence of women volunteers in promoting the acceptance of professional medicine in the region.
Item Description:Notes: P. 161-190.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xiii, 222 pages) : illustrations
Format:Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (pages 193-214) and index.
ISBN:0807860549
9780807860540